MMAJunkie caught up with Chris Weidman on his upcoming bout this weekend with Anderson Silva, at UFC 162.
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“I have a lot to showcase, and I’m excited,” Weidman told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com). “Against Anderson Silva, I get to demonstrate what I’ve been doing in the gym and what I’ve been dying to show other people. It’s a huge platform for me to come out looking like ‘The Man.'”
“Anderson has definitely beat a lot of guys before they even walked in the cage,” Weidman said. “He has a certain reputation that he’s earned for himself, and he deserves that because he’s beat the crap out of guys for a while. But he’s not going to have that with me.
“I’m not going down because I’m not confident and just want to see how I do in there. I’m in there to win this fight, and that’s it. I’m going for the finish. There’s nothing he could do or say that’s going to stop me. He’s just another guy to me that I’m trying to tear through.”